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The Campaign Trail

The League of Women Voters and California State University, Long Beach (CSULB) will sponsor debates for candidates running for the 28th Senatorial District on Wednesday, Jan. 26 from 3pm to 5pm, at The Pointe in the Walter Pyramid on the CSULB campus.

A history of California redevelopment

1945 California Community Redevelopment Act allows cities and counties to establish redevelopment agencies to tackle urban blight (substantial, prevalent adverse physical and economic conditions) that hampers development and expansion within a community.

RDA obligations to the City of Signal Hill

Property Acquisition Loan– $10,000,000 plus interest to be paid over 20 years Signal Hill RDA borrowed approximately $10 million plus interest from the City in 2008. The RDA had initially agreed to repay the loan starting in 2017. According to city records, Signal Hill approved the loan at a 10-percent annual interest rate.